Position Open in Palm Beach County, Florida Dani Lichtenberg 14 Oct 2003 15:15 UTC

This position is being readvertised.  If you missed submitting an application the first time around, here is another chance to work in beautiful, tropical South Florida.  To learn more about the Palm Beach County Library System, visit us at http://www.pbclibrary.org/.  You can download a copy of the county employment application at http://www.pbcgov.com/PubInf/Jobs/app.htm.

Position: LIBRARIAN III (Serials Manager, Main Library)
Salary Range: $40,295 plus excellent benefits.
Department: Library/System Public Service/Main Library
Location: 3650 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach
Hours: 40 Variable hours/week including evenings and weekends.
Other: Ability to lift 30 pounds preferred. Valid Florida Driver's License prior to appointment. (PBC Driving Policy: Have not been convicted of 3 moving violations, 1 DUI/DWI in past 24 months)

Plans and oversees the delivery of service to patrons using serials, microforms, periodicals, audio/visual equipment and online library resources. Responsible for administration of the Library Computer Center; supervises the Serials Section team of eight staff and five student employees. Coordinates the selection of new serial subscriptions, microform titles and online databases; oversees printing and copier operations.
Provides serial expertise for the Library System. Works as part of the Main Library research team at the adult reference desk, develops the Professional Room collection and serves as editor of the SummitTalks newsletter. Will plan and implement serials module of new library automation system to provide online bibliographic records for serials check-in.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree in Library Science accredited by the American Library Association; minimum of two (2) years of professional library experience that includes one (1) year of supervisory responsibilities in a library.

PREFERENCE FOR MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE WITH: Team(s), project(s) and/or serials collection.

For more information, email Jane Craig at craigj@pbclibrary.org

NOTE: It is not necessary to submit another application for this position if you applied 9/29/03 - 10/3/03.

Closing Date: 5 pm, October 24, 2003